Property overview

Asking price €158,000
Property type Residential
Bedrooms 3
BER Rating

Sheskinbeg, Derrybeg (House Video)

Asking Price: €158,000


On an elevated site with fine far reaching views

Designed by Caroline Dickson Architects (Derry), a well-designed holiday home of c.150 sq metres with 3 double bedrooms (1 en-suite) and 2 generously proportioned living areas (1 to the first floor with fine views). The property occupies a gently elevated commanding site with the aforementioned views and privacy to the rear. Ideally located on the edge of the town.


The accommodation is arranged as follows;

Front door to;

Entrance Vestibule; Tiled floor, aperture to;

Open Plan Kitchen/Dining/Living Area; 7.16m x 6.24m double aspect & enjoying fine far reaching views of surrounding countryside & distant sea view from front, gallery to first floor, fireplace with wrought iron solid fuel burner & timber mantle over plus slate hearth, tiled floor, tv point, small understairs storage cupboard, recessed halogen spotlights, double glazed doors at side leading to garden. Kitchen Area: Comprehensive range of cream wall & base units, granite worktop with tiled splashback, stainless steel sink unit, 5 ring ceramic hob with stainless steel extractor canopy over, Zanussi dishwasher, integrated Electrolux electric oven, small breakfast bar with wooden top & cupboards below, tiled floor, aperture to;

Utility Area; Plumbing for washing machine, wiring for tumble dryer, small worktop area for microwave, door to outside

Master Bedroom; 4.30m x 4.00m (front) magnificent far reaching country & sea view, roller blinds & curtains, carpet flooring, door to;

En-Suite; Half tiled walls, tiled floor, contemporary tiling, 2 piece suite, shaver mirror over wash hand basin, double width shower cubicle with gravity fed shower

Bedroom 2; 4.30m x 3.00m (rear) double aspect, roller blinds, neutral carpet, wash hand basin

Staircase to first floor;

Large Open Plan Living/Recreation Area; 7.25m x 5.25m triple aspect, 2 velux skylights to front & large window to side with fine distant sea & country view, storage cupboard, door to walk in hotpress

Bedroom 3; 4.26m x 4.03m (front) magnificent country & coastal view, roller blinds

Bathroom; 4.20m x 3.09m tiled floor, stylish tiling to half wall height, corner shower cubicle with Triton electric shower, ‘Althea’ white 3 piece suite including wash hand basing with cupboard below plus mirror & shaver light over, panel enclosed bath with mixer taps, skylight window

Outside; Grounds of c. 0.3 acre with kerbed & gravel drive, lawned area to front, gravel area extending to the side & rear, fully enclosed area to rear with mature whin bushes affording complete privacy


  • White pvc double glazing
  • White doors, skirtings & architraves
  • Oil fired central heating
  • 3 bedrooms (1 en-suite)
  • 2 large living areas
  • Fine country & distant sea views


When turning after An Chuirt Hotel signposted Bunbeg/Derrybeg continue for approximately ½ mile and turn sharp right after a bend signposted to Glassagh. Continue in the direction of Derrybeg and a short distance before arriving at the main road take a right turn opposite Aras Ghaoth Dobhair Nursing Home into a lane. Continue for about 400 metres crossing a very minor crossroads and continuing straight ahead into a secondary gravel lane. The property is located at the end of this lane after about 500 metres.

Good local facilities exist in the aforementioned town of Derrybeg and beyond in Bunbeg which is home to many of Gweedore`s amenities and businesses. Letterkenny, the county`s principal town is accessible in just 45 minutes and offers a comprehensive range of shopping sporting and recreational amenities.


Franklins property details are intended as a guide only and do not form part of a contract, nor are they guaranteed. Buyers should satisfy themselves as to any information contained therein, measurements, structural condition and boundaries. Franklins are not chartered surveyors. Prospective buyers are recommended to employ their own surveyor/architect for independent guidance and advice.

Sheskinbeg, Derrybeg (House Video)